North Jackson Elementary School

1880 Old Gainesville Hwy
Talmo, GA 30575
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
North Jackson Elementary School serves 352 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
North Jackson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

North Jackson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

North Jackson Elementary School's student population of 352 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students352 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

North Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of North Jackson Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#781 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
6%
37%
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White
67%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Jackson Elementary School is Jefferson High School (7.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Jackson Middle School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sugar Hill Elementary School (4.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gainesville Sugar Hill Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 679 students
    4.5 miles
    3259 Athens Hwy
    Gainesville, GA 30507
    (770) 503-1749
    4.5 PK-5 679
  • Gainesville Myers Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 664 students
    5.3 miles
    2676 Candler Rd
    Gainesville, GA 30507
    (770) 536-0814
    5.3 PK-5 664
  • Jefferson West Jackson Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,006 student
    5.9 miles
    400 Gum Springs Church Rd
    Jefferson, GA 30549
    (706) 654-2775
    5.9 6-8 1,006
  • Jefferson Gum Springs Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 858 students
    6.1 miles
    600 Gum Springs Church Rd
    Jefferson, GA 30549
    (706) 654-5580
    6.1 PK-5 858
  • Hoschton West Jackson Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 880 students
    6.3 miles
    391 E Jefferson St
    Hoschton, GA 30548
    (706) 654-2044
    6.3 PK-5 880

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